On October 18, 2022, security forces arrested documentary filmmaker Mojgan Ilanlu and took her to Evin courthouse.
Today, on social media, Ilanlu wrote that security forces took her to Evin Courthouse. Recently, she posted her pictures without hijab in protest against the compulsory hijab and to support the nationwide protests.
Since the outbreak of nationwide protests, thousands of people, including journalists, teachers, students and civil rights activists, have been arrested. For more details and statistics on the nationwide protest across Iran, read HRANA’s comprehensive report here.